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Uber loses GST fight with the Australian Tax Office

20 February 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
More than 50,000 Uber drivers in Australia will have to pay 10 per cent GST from the first dollar they earn after the ridesharing app lost a 18-month battle with the Australian Tax Office. read more

Are You Experiencing Financial Hardship or Emotional Difficulties?

10 February 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
These services can provide immediate support and counselling for those in need with available referral services also included. read more
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New Year's Eve 2016 - Sydney CBD Event Details

22 December 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
What’s happening in the Sydney CBD for #SYDNYE2016 read more
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NSW Taxi Council Supports Driver Safety Campaign These Summer Holidays

21 December 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council has today announced its support of Transport for NSW’s #SeeYouSoon holiday road safety campaign that uses Twitter-linked digital billboards and the social media voices of everyday people to encourage loved ones to dr read more
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Timely Reminders for Motorists in the Toyota Safe Driving Handbook

21 December 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Toyota has released its Safe Driving Handbook in preparation for the holiday season. Its full of safety tips and provides you with a range of driving topics and conditions to make your holiday season more enjoyable. read more
Guide Dog sponsor puppy 'Ace'

Ace Has Popularity in Spades

06 December 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Thanks to generous donations from NSW taxi drivers, networks and the NSW Taxi Council, an adorable ebony-coated Guide Dog sponsor puppy now has an official name. read more
Sydney Metro Taxi Licence Transfers and Average Prices

Sydney Metro Taxi Licence Transfers and Average Prices

03 December 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Roads and Maritime Services post updates each month regarding the average metropolitan taxi licence values as well as the number of transfers. read more
Taxi Talk on Macquarie Radio

Taxi Talk Program on Macquarie Radio

29 November 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Macquarie Radio is currently broadcasting a regular fortnightly program called Taxi Talk, a live discussion forum hosted by Mike Williams, featuring NSW Taxi Council CEO Roy Wakelin-King. read more
Future Transport Summit 2016

Transport for NSW Develops Future Transport Technology Roadmap

02 November 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
NSW Transport and Infrastructure Minister Andrew Constance MP today launched the Future Transport read more
Sensible Outcome for Point to Point Taxi Transport Workplace Laws

Sensible Outcome for Point to Point Taxi Transport Workplace Laws

27 October 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council today welcomed the report handed down by the NSW Legislative Assembly Committee on Transport and Infrastructure regarding Workplace Relations in the Point to Point Transport Sector. read more

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Greenslip Reforms Essential for a Level Playing Field

09 March 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council today welcomed the announcement by the NSW Government to introduce reforms to the NSW Compulsory Third Party Insurance (greenslip) Scheme. With taxi greenslips reaching unaffordable levels the reforms will help the viability of the industry and will ultimately result in lower fares for taxi passengers. read more
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Assistance For Your Taxi Business

03 March 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
Business Connect is a dedicated and personalised NSW Government program that provides trusted advice to help you start or grow your business. read more
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Ray Hadley Asks Why Are Taxis Paying More?

28 February 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
Listen to The Ray Hadley Morning Show on 2GB as he discusses the difference in Compulsory Third Party Insurance (CTP) current average costs for Taxis versus Ride-sharing with One Nation Leader, Steve Dick read more

Are You Experiencing Financial Hardship or Emotional Difficulties?

10 February 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
These services can provide immediate support and counselling for those in need with available referral services also included. read more

Disney Promotion Fined By Government Bureaucracy

22 September 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council today called on the NSW Government to urgently review the compliance approach undertaken by the NSW Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) towards the taxi industry after the heavy read more
Compulsory Third Party Insurance Reform - Point to Point Transport

Compulsory Third Party Insurance Reform - Point to Point Transport

22 August 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
On 4 July 2016, NSW Government announced proposed changes to CTP Insurance arrangements for the point to point transport sector. read more
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Are You NDIS Ready?

08 August 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is now being rolled out across Australia. A range of new resources have been developed, including factsheets and videos, to help you understand and get ready for the NDIS. read more
Ben Fordham Interview with NSW Transport Minister on 2GB

Ben Fordham Interview with NSW Transport Minister on 2GB

21 July 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
2GB presenter Ben Fordham chats to NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance on structural adjustment for the taxi industry, including transitional assistance payments to owners of taxi licences.  read more
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Sydney Average Taxi Licence Value

13 July 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
NSW Taxi Council members may be aware that Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) has posted the average taxi licence value for Sydney at $150,000 for the month of June 2016. read more
New Point to Point Transport Laws Require Effective Compliance

New Point to Point Transport Laws Require Effective Compliance

28 June 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The passing of the Point to Point Transport (Taxi & Hire Vehicle) Bill 2016 now brings into focus the importance of effective compliance to uphold the new laws. read more

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